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Unity Health Announces Associate of the Quarter

Hospital news | Monday, April 8, 2019

Unity Health associates recently selected Dorcas Harralson as the Associate of the Quarter for the second quarter of 2016. She has been with Unity Health for more than 36 years and works as the Clinic Manager for Unity Health – Searcy Medical Center.

"I am humbled to receive the Associate of the Quarter award," Harralson said. "It is such an honor, but could not have been achieved without the efforts of the Unity Health team. I am so thankful for all the support and encouragement I have received from leadership, staff and physicians. After being a recent surgery patient at Unity Health – WCMC, it is apparent that by all of the departments working together they are able to provide amazing care. I feel blessed to be a part of this organization."

Attributes of the Associate of the Quarter include high values, a positive attitude and sense of professionalism. Harralson reflects the core values of the hospital: integrity, teamwork, compassion, excellence, stewardship, innovation and a heart of service.

"I can't think of a more deserving person for Associate of the Quarter," said Unity Health AVP of Clinic Services, Mike Howell. "Dorcas has been a pillar of Searcy Medical Center for more than 36 years. She is held in high standing by our associates and physicians. She is loyal and dedicated and is always looking for ways to serve our associates and patients."


As the leading healthcare provider in an eight-county area, Unity Health and its associates strive to improve the quality of health and well-being for the communities it serves through compassionate care. Unity Health is the largest employer in an eight-county area with more than 2,000 associates. The Searcy facility has a combined total of 438 licensed beds and a medical staff of 150 physicians that specialize in various areas of healthcare.

In addition to the White County Medical Center and Specialty Care Campuses, Unity Health in Searcy includes Unity Health – Clarity Health and Wellness, Unity Health – Family Practice Associates, Unity Health – After Hours Clinic, Unity Health – McAfee Medical Clinic, Unity Health - Orthopaedic and Spine Center, Unity Health – Searcy Medical Center and Unity Health – Searcy Medical Center, West, Unity Health – Westside Family Medical Clinic, Unity Health Cardiology Clinic and Unity Health Oncology Clinic.